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Keywords: Memorials

Historical Items

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Item 16788

Presque Isle Memorials 1900

Contributed by: Presque Isle Historical Society Date: 1900 Location: Presque Isle Media: Photographic print

Item 13222

Walker Memorial Library, Westbrook 1943

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1943 Location: Westbrook Media: Photographic print

Item 13220

Children's room, Walker Memorial Library, 1943

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1943 Location: Westbrook Media: Photographic print

Tax Records

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Item 70369

Assessor's Record, 133 Pleasant Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Clark Memorial Church Use: Shed

Item 70368

135 Pleasant Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: Clark Memorial Church Use: Dwelling - Single family

Item 75995

653 Stevens Avenue, Portland, 1924

Owner in 1924: The George W. Leighton Company Use: Factory - Cemetery Memorials

Exhibits

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A Day for Remembering

Most societies have had rituals or times set aside to honor ancestors, those who have died and have paved the way for the living. Memorial Day, the last Monday in May, is the day Americans have set aside for such remembrances.

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The Kotzschmar Memorial Organ

A fire and two men whose lives were entwined for more than 50 years resulted in what is now considered to be "the Jewel of Portland" -- the Austin organ that was given to the city of Portland in 1912.

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Memorializing Civil War Veterans: Portland & Westbrook

Three cemeteries -- all of which were in Westbrook during the Civil War -- contain headstones of Civil War soldiers. The inscriptions and embellishments on the stones offer insight into sentiments of the eras when the soldiers died.

Site Pages

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John Bapst Memorial High School

View collections, facts, and contact information for this Contributing Partner.

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Cumberland & North Yarmouth - Cumberland's Prince Memorial Library : Evolution of a Community Institution

1995 constructionItem Contributed byPrince Memorial Library Young Adult Room (1996) The Prince Memorial Library Young Adult Challenge was launched…

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Cumberland & North Yarmouth - Cumberland's Prince Memorial Library : Evolution of a Community Institution

1995 constructionItem Contributed byPrince Memorial Library Young Adult Room (1996) The Prince Memorial Library Young Adult Challenge was launched…

My Maine Stories

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USCG Boot Camp Experience, Vietnam War era
by Peter S. Morgan, Jr.

"Letters to the Wall" Memorial Day

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Kim's famous homemade potato donuts
by Kim Smith

Sharing my potato donut memories and recipe

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How Belfast was the Chicken Capital of the Northeast
by Ralph Chavis

My memories of spending time in Belfast as a child when my father worked in the chicken industry.